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12 01, 2017

Bialik Street in Tel Aviv

2017-04-05T12:00:29+00:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: Art/Culture|Tags: , |0 Comments

Bialik Street in Tel Aviv is one of the most beautiful streets in the city. Situated off the highly used Allenby Street, it is in complete contrast to this bustling main road. Just a few steps into infamous Bialik Street and you are transported back to an era of elegance.Well, at least [...]

20 12, 2016

Hanukkah 2016 in Tel Aviv

2018-07-19T15:49:26+00:00December 20th, 2016|Categories: Art/Culture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

It's definitely Hanukkah 2016 in Tel Aviv!  As I leisurely stroll through the city, there is a mountain of Hanukkah paraphernalia. Tel Aviv famous for its delightful bakeries has outdone itself this year! I hardly know which flavor donut or sufganiyah as known locally, to select. Failing to make a key decision [...]

9 10, 2016

Yom Kippur-Day of Atonement

2018-07-19T15:50:26+00:00October 9th, 2016|Categories: Art/Culture|Tags: |0 Comments

What is Yom Kippur-Day of Atonement? For those of you who are unfamiliar, here is a quick blast from the past. A lesson in the history of what is the Holiest day in the Hebrew calendar.  Yom Kippur-Day of Atonement memorializes the day when G-D forgave the Jewish people for the sin [...]

11 09, 2016

Jaffa Flea Market-Shouk Hapishpishim

2018-07-19T15:52:46+00:00September 11th, 2016|Categories: Markets, Shopping/Style|0 Comments

Jaffa Flea Market- Shouk Hapishpishim, as it is known in Hebrew, has now become the bohemian area of  trendy Tel Aviv. As inviting and compelling as the Jaffa Flea Market still is, searching for the unusual, vintage or little found bargain, I go for the atmosphere.  I love the quirky outlets, the bijou boutiques, [...]